President will visit Raigad Fort today

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind will be in Maharashtra from 6 to 9 December. He will begin his tour with a visit to Raigad Fort and paying homage to Chhatrapati Shivaji. On 7 December, he will visit the Air Force Station at Lohegaon, Pune. On December 8, the President will present the Presidential Standard to the 22nd Missile Vessel Squadron in Mumbai. tns

Suspended Shiv Sena MP resigns from Parliament TV

New Delhi: Shiv Sena’s Rajya Sabha MP Priyanka Chaturvedi on Sunday resigned as the anchor of a Parliament TV show to protest the suspension of 12 MPs, including herself. In a letter to Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, Chaturvedi said that she is quitting as the anchor of the show “Meri Kahani”. tns

Jacqueline stopped from going abroad

New Delhi: The ED on Sunday restrained Jacqueline Fernandez from going abroad at the Mumbai airport, saying she may be required to join a money laundering probe. tns

BJP leader: Book tikait, he is a ‘terrorist’

Ballia: BJP leader Harinarayan Rajbhar on Sunday called BKU leader Rakesh Tikait a “terrorist” and said the withdrawal of the three agriculture laws would harm farmers and benefit “Khalistani goons”. PTI

HC grants bail to student in Delhi riots case

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has granted bail to a student who is in custody since April 2020 in a Delhi riots case, observing that the possibility of tampering with evidence after release is remote. PTI

Almost all bones of the lynched lanky were broken

Lahore: Sri Lankan national Priyantha Kumara Diyavadana suffered almost all bones fractures and 99 per cent burns in her body in a lynching incident in Pakistan’s Punjab province. PTI

Build a strong digital platform for credit: Minister

New Delhi: IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnav on Sunday called upon the banking industry to create an innovative digital platform as strong as UPI to provide quick and easy credit to MSMEs. PTI